EPPO Global Database

Bactrocera tryoni(DACUTR)

Distribution details in French Polynesia

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2000: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1970
From CABI Pest map 110 (1999): Present, restricted distribution
References
* Drew RAI (1989) The tropical fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae: Dacinae) of the Australasian and Oceanian Regions. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 26, 115-116.
------- Adventive in Austral and Society Islands.

* Hammes C, Chant H (1989) Institut Francais de Recherche Scientifique pour le Développement en Coopération. Service de L'economie Rurale de Polynesie Francais. Entomologie Agricole. Notes et Documents No 3. pp 304.
------- Source: FAO (1999) GPPIS. http://pppis.fao.org/

* Leblanc L, Putoa R (2000) Fruit flies in French Polynesia and Pitcairn Islands. Pest Advisory Leaflet no. 29. Plant Protection Service, Secretariat of the Pacific Community, 4 pp. https://lrd.spc.int/ahp-publications/doc_download/2163-pal-29-fruit-flies-french-polynesia-a-pitcairn-is-en
------- First found in Tahiti in 1970, now widespread over most islands but still absent from Marquesas and Rapa Island.

* Maddison PA (1983) Pest Advisory Leaflet No. 18. South Pacific Commission, Noumea, New Caledonia.
------- Source: FAO (1999) GPPIS. WWW at http://pppis.fao.org/

* Purea M, Putoa R, Munro E (1997) Fauna of fruit flies in the Cook Islands and French Polynesia. In: Allwood AJ, Drew RAI (eds) Management of fruit flies in the Pacific. ACIAR Proceedings no 76, pp 54-56.